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India | Air pollution is discoloring the white marble of the Taj Mahal, a WH site

AGRA, India (Reuters) - India’s white-marble Taj Mahal is turning yellow and green as the 17th century mausoleum weathers filthy air in the world’s eighth-most polluted city.


One of the seven Wonders of the World, the Taj Mahal flanks a garbage-strewn river and is often enveloped by dust and smog from belching smokestacks and vehicles in the northern city of Agra.


https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-pollution-india-tajmahal/off-color-pollution-turns-indias-white-marble-taj-mahal-green-idUSKCN1IN01S

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